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Open seven days a week, 10.00-18.00. Entry to the Museum is free.

Suggestions for your visit

  • Mathematics gallery 3D shapes

    Must see

  • Exhibitions

  • Films and experiences

  • Events

  • Interactive fun

  • For families

  • For adults

Events

From demonstration and workshops to gallery tours and Lates (our popular monthly after hours for adults), find out what events are coming up at the Museum:

Show

Science Museum on Show

Discover the power of steam, help launch a rocket and maybe get a bit messy in this fast-paced interactive show.
free

Experiment

Live Science

Live Science

Join drop-in sessions throughout the day (except between 13.30-14.30) and take part in fun, interesting experiments.
free

Event

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Lates

Experience an evening of free entertainment at this month's Lates

Discover

Astronights

Explore the museum by torchlight, catch a midnight movie, take a peek behind the scenes and much, much more

Tour

Flight Gallery Tour

Discover the history of flight
free

Tour

Exploring Space Gallery Tour

Find out about the Soviet Space Race
free

Tour

Volunteer highlights tour

Take a tour of the Museum with one of our volunteer guides
free

Some exhibits only occur on certain days.

To avoid disappointment, please check that the things you wish to do are happening on the day you visit.

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